In the middle of March 2020, street artist Pony Wave painted the mural “Stay Safe” in Venice beach featuring a masked couple leaning in for a kiss, and it immediately went viral and become a voice of strength to Covid- 19 Pandemic. Check the original post.
The mural has become an inspirational symbol at the beginning of the pandemic and was often used in the media all over the world. Many artists repainted “Stay Safe” on streets in their countries to keep it historical.
In 2021, the US embassy in China used a reproduction of the “Stay Safe” on the main wall of the embassy building, where an exhibition dedicated to the global pandemic was held.
People were sharing photos and videos of the mural. And this is the only way to see it since original mural is no longer exists.
Canvas paintings of the mural were bought by collectors from Paris, Monaco, Japan and more.
There are no more originals of “Stay Safe” painted by Pony Wave.
ON 02.22.2022 “STAY SAFE KISS” NFT COLLECTION WILL BE LAUNCHED ON Opensea
Limited collection includes 10 original pieces.
ORIGINAL DESIGN of “Stay Safe”!
2 Photos of the MURAL and
Original art works based on the theme of the “Stay safe”.
All designs were personally drawn by Pony Wave.
This collection is dedicated to the time of the global pandemic. Iconic kissing scenes turned into “Stay Safe” art.
About Pony Wave:
Pony Wave is a world-famous tattoo artist who discovered herself in the tattoo industry working in a realistic style specified on detailing.
Pony started her career in a small Russian town, now she lives and works in Los Angeles. Through her personal research, she discovered her own style that broke media with the recognizable realistic style.
Pony Wave took a part in a popular TV series- Ink Master.
Pony Wave does street art paintings and creates different artworks with mixing unique Russian style named Zhostovo and modern art. By mixing styles Pony wants to show the tiny edge between art and vandalism.